SPANISH SHRIMP AND RICE

Lytta Steeves

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@Lytta

This is the best Spanish rice I've ever tasted. Our friends request the dish when invited over.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

40 Min

Method:

Stir-Fry

Ingredients

3 tbsp vegetable oil, 1 small onion, chopped, 2 cloves garlic, chopped, 1/2 tsp turmeric, 1 med. tomato, chopped, 1 small carrot, diced, salt, and pepper, 1 lb. large shrimp, peeled and deveined, 1 1/2 cups converted white rice, 1 tbsp chopped fresh
parsley, 1/2 cup frozen peas, thawed, 1/2 red bell pepper, diced, hot sauce, optional

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat veg. oil in a large deep skillet or wok over med. heat. Add onion, garlic and turmeric and cook until the onion is slightly softened about 3 minutes. Add the tomato, carrot and bell pepper, and cook until tender. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.
2
Add shrimp and cook until they begin to turn pink. Add rice, 2 cups water and 1/2 tsp. parsley, bring to a boil. Reduce the heat to med. low, cover and simmer until the rice is tender, about 15 to 20 minutes. Remove from heat and sprinkle in the peas and the remaining 1/2 tbsp. parsley. Cover and let stand 5 minutes.
3
Fluff the rice mixture with a fork, and incorporate the peas and parsley. Season with salt and pepper. Serve with hot sauce.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fish
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Chinese
Dietary Needs: Low Carb
Other Tag: Quick & Easy